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Buca di Beppo

35 N Illinois St, Indianapolis, IN 46204-2803
+1 317-632-2822
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“salad” (65 reviews)
“lasagna” (30 reviews)
“garlic bread” (16 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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35 N Illinois St, Indianapolis, IN 46204-2803
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Our group of seven was met with friendly smiles & good service. Questions answered well. I wish that the food quality matched the fun atmosphere and hype. Flavors were general, not exactly Italian. Pasta bowls really could have had more sauce. Not smothered, but sufficient....More

Thank Melissa B
Reviewed 5 days ago

Wanted to try some Italian food in Indy and got recommendation from 2-3 persons to visit Buca di Beppo. We made reservation as we were 9-10 people going for dinner. We were offered a corner table but was not comfortable so requested them to change...More

Thank SamirPD
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here with 3 friends to have a few drinks and get good Italian. The create your own pasta was very good with great options. The pizza was flat bread and was okay, but not worth the price at all. We did have some tomato...More

Thank Brandon B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of our favorite Italian restaurants. Awesome setting and ambiance. Great food served family style. Always a wonderful meal and experience!

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is just a short walk from many hotels (and Monument Circle) in the heart of downtown. We arrived about 6:30 on a Monday and after a short wait, were seated at a large booth (although smaller booths seemed available). The layout and decor is...More

Thank Mack3065
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We come here for team lunches because it's easy to order for many and all sit together. I love to come here on a weekday for lunch versus a weekend as the wait is shorter, staff isn't as stretched, and crowds are light.

Thank Cara W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you want a very generic Italian food with not much quality then this is the place to go. portions are big but the quality is little.

Thank behroozv2016
Reviewed 9 December 2017

Our group of seven went to Buca because family style is best experienced with larger groups. We ordered four entrees to be shared around the table including; lasagna, pizza, fettuccine, and chicken Parmesan. The consensus of the group was that while we had lots of...More

Thank Tim O
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

We came here for my mom's birthday which is an annual tradition the food is always good and the service impeccable.....i can honestly say that we have never had a bad experience in the 10 or so years we have been coming. While the menu...More

Thank James C
Reviewed 8 December 2017

This was my first time at a Buca di Beppo restaurant, and I was unprepared for the amount of food they serve.The pizza was a great value and tasted very good. The penne al forno was better than average, but a little thick and heavy....More

Thank msomnipotent
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31 July 2016|
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Response from Rachell B | Reviewed this property |
We had to large tables with close to 40 people one time. Everything went smoothly. Definitely make reservations!
20 July 2016|
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Response from robisinwa | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 N Illinois St, Indianapolis, IN 46204-2803
    (Washington Street and Market)
  • Public Transportation: IndyGo Bus Service - Market & Ohio Stop
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Indianapolis>  > Downtown Indianapolis
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Indianapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 317-632-2822
  • E-mail
Buca di Beppo serves authentic Italian cuisine in an eclectic, vintage setting. Our dishes are served family-style, meant to be shared by everyone at the table. Two sizes are available: BUCA SMALL feeds two or more and BUCA LARGE feeds four or more. At Buca, guests delight in our lively atmosphere, enjoy the classic tunes of Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin and admire our decor, including family photos and candid shots of Italian-American icons, such as Sophia Loren and Joe DiMaggio. Our energetic atmosphere, delicious food and friendly staff make Buca di Beppo the perfect place for great Italian food and fun.
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